Meaning Behind Teen Top's Stage Names
DJ Hwajung: All of you have such unique stage names. What do they mean?
L.Joe: The L comes from my last name "Lee" and "Joe" is a name I used to go by in America. And that's how I got "L.Joe"
Chunji: Chunji means "a voice that raises the Heavens and the Earth." Heaven, Chun (天), and Earth, Ji (地).
DJ Hwajung: Are these names ones that you made up or ones that the company made?
Chunji: The company
Ricky: My name is Ricky because when you hear the name "Ricky," a maknae image comes to mind. I am in charge of being the maknae, so that is why I am Ricky.
DJ Hwajung: You're the maknae, right?
Ricky: No, actually Changjo is.
C.A.P: My name has many meanings. I like caps, so I am C.A.P. But also, since I am the leader, I am the "captain." And it also stands for "Charisma, Authority, Powerful."
Changjo: I am in charge of dancing, so I want to create a new world through dance. (Changjo means 'Creation')
Niel: My real name is "Daniel," I just dropped the first syllable and went with "Niel" because there are many famous people with the name "Daniel"...Just in case something goes wrong...